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Image of the Week

Image of the Week

Image of the Week

Dinosaur, just like a kangaroo!

Image of the Week #12, October 10, 2011:
From: Dinosaurs as kangaroos and T-rex the Pop Icon by David Bressan at History of Geology Original Source: Charles R...

October 10, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Herbarium Passion Flower

Image of the Week #11, October 03, 2011: From: 800,000 Manmade Plant Fossils (and counting) by Jennifer Frazer at The Artful Amoeba Original Source: Specimens From The Duke Herbarium The simplicity of a pressed passionflower on a white background makes it immediately useful for study and harkens back to an earlier age of naturalist methods to study science...

October 3, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Archimedes sent a fax to XXI century

Image of the Week #10, September 26, 2011: From: Archimedes and Euclid? Like String Theory versus Freshman Calculus by Davide Castelvecchi at Degrees of Freedom Original Source: Archimedes himself, via Archimedes Palimpsest Project and Lost and Found: The Secrets of Archimedes High powered x-rays of a 10th century prayer book reveal one of two surviving [...]..

September 26, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Cholesterol in Embryos

Image of the Week #9, September 19, 2011: From: Cholesterol: Friend Before Foe by Jeanne Garbarino and Perrin Ireland on The Guest Blog. Artist: Perrin Ireland Graphic science journalist Perrin Ireland’s illustrations for Cholesterol: Friend Before Foe by Jeanne Garbarino and herself on The Guest Blog are wonderful, quirky examples of editorial scientific illustration...

September 19, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

An acorn weevil takes off

Image of the Week #8, September 12, 2011: From: Thrifty Thursday: lighting is more important than camera by Alex Wild at Compound Eye. Source of the original: Crystal Ernst “Photography is not like painting...

September 12, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Irene from space

Image of the Week #7, September 05, 2011: From: Hurricane Irene is a reminder that adapting to climate change is smart policy, regardless of the climate change part by David Wogan at Plugged In...

September 5, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Not all mammals are rodents.

Image of the Week #6, August 29, 2011: From: Those giant killer pigs from hell aren't pigs by Darren Naish at Tetrapod Zoology. Source of the original: Luis V.

August 29, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Cleaning up Lascaux paintings

Image of the Week #5, August 22, 2011: From: Tagging Science Art by Glendon Mellow at Symbiartic. Original source: STREET ART UTOPIA British street artist Banksy created this metaphoric statement in 2008 about the removal of public graffiti...

August 22, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Water flowing on the surface of Mars

Image of the Week #4, August 15, 2011: From: Old Briny: Mars, water, and the search for life by Caleb Scharf at Life, Unbounded. Original source: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ.

August 15, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Haeckel's Lacertilia

Image of the Week #3, August 8, 2011: From: Art forms in nature by Joe Milton at Creatology. Original source: Wikimedia Commons This image shows the duality of all scientific illustration...

August 8, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

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